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Descriptor English: Worm Composting
Descriptor Spanish: Lombricultura
Descriptor lombricultura
Descriptor Portuguese: Compostagem com Minhocas
Descriptor French: Élevage de Vers
Entry term(s): Vermin Breeding
Worm Breeding
Tree number(s): SP4.031.367.108
Scope note: Process of recycling organic waste (food waste, leaves, manure, etc.) through the creation of earthworms, in order to produce humus, an excellent fertilizer for agricultural activity. (Adapted from https://bit.ly/3wK32ff)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
Related: Composting MeSH
DeCS ID: 25712
Unique ID: DDCS025712
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Worm Composting - Preferred
Concept UI FD00058533
Scope note Process of recycling organic waste (food waste, leaves, manure, etc.) through the creation of earthworms, in order to produce humus, an excellent fertilizer for agricultural activity. (Adapted from https://bit.ly/3wK32ff)
Preferred term Worm Composting
Entry term(s) Vermin Breeding
Worm Breeding



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